Published: Tue, April 17, 2018
Business | By Tara Barton

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) Shares Bought by Eaton Vance Management

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) Shares Bought by Eaton Vance Management

Pinebridge Investments L.P. decreased its stake in UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) by 4.5% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. Capital Analysts LLC now owns 35,072 shares of the healthcare conglomerate's stock worth $3,999,000 after purchasing an additional 18,771 shares during the period. UBS downgraded the shares of LEA in report on Tuesday, October 3 to "Neutral" rating. Credit Suisse maintained UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) on Wednesday, January 17 with "Buy" rating. It has outperformed by 20.87% the S&P500. Credit Suisse initiated it with "Buy" rating and $233.0 target in Friday, November 3 report. Therefore 73% are positive. UnitedHealth Group had 81 analyst reports since September 2, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The shares were sold at an average price of $242.55, for a total value of $48,024.90. (NYSE:CAE), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Argus boosted their price objective on shares of UnitedHealth Group to $270.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Thursday, January 18th. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Company reported 103,309 shares.

The company said Tuesday that it added customers for its Medicare Advantage and Medicaid businesses and stretched its reach into South America by buying a health care provider and insurer that operates in Chile, Columbia and Peru. Goldman Sachs began coverage on shares of UnitedHealth Group in a research note on Wednesday, January 3rd. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of UnitedHealth Group from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $267.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Saturday, January 20th. This's net activity of $29.28 million. About 3.24M shares traded. As per Wednesday, August 30, the company rating was upgraded by BMO Capital Markets. If you are reading this story on another publication, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of USA and worldwide trademark & copyright law. The company has a market capitalization of $217,027.44, a P/E ratio of 22.25, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.31 and a beta of 0.77. It specializes in the ownership, acquisition, development, leasing and management of bulk-distribution and light-industrial properties located in high-demand distribution markets in the United States.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.96 in Q4 2017. The monthly performance reflected change of -0.39% and indicated -1.76% performance in last quarter. It dropped, as 156 investors sold CELG shares while 478 reduced holdings. Coconut Grove Bank raised its position in UnitedHealth Group by 19.5% in the third quarter. Natl Bank Of Montreal Can reported 0.3% of its portfolio in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Fjarde Ap has 0.34% invested in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG). Washington Tru Fincl Bank has 150 shares for 0% of their portfolio. The institutional investor held 11,500 shares of the medical specialities company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $2.54M, up from 9,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Css Ltd Il has invested 0.05% in Citigroup Inc. Origin Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Partnership has invested 2.72% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Institutional investors and hedge funds own 86.78% of the company's stock. They expect $0.24 EPS, up 4.35% or $0.01 from last year's $0.23 per share. Also, insider Larry C. Renfro sold 22,184 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Thursday, March 15th.

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) has a Price to Book ratio of 4.542603.

Of America (NYSE:HCA) Upgraded to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
This number is calculated by dividing net income after tax by the company's total assets. (NYSE: HCA ) rating on Monday, March 14. The broad HCA Healthcare , Inc. industry has an average P/S ratio of 17.52, which is significantly worse than the sector's 7.6.

In the transaction dated March 01, 2018, the great number of shares disposed came courtesy the Director; Burke Richard T disposed a total of 10,400 shares at an average price of $229.87, amounting to approximately $2,390,648. The Texas-based Holt Cap Advsr Ltd Liability Com Dba Holt Cap Prns LP has invested 0.08% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). BALLARD WILLIAM C JR sold $2.46 million worth of stock or 10,000 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.05, from 0.91 in 2017Q3.

Investors may be interested in viewing the Gross Margin score on shares of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). 426 increased stakes while 138 funds took stakes. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) has risen 32.42% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. Stanley Limited Liability invested in 16,180 shares. UnitedHealth Group has a 1-year low of $164.96 and a 1-year high of $250.79. The legal version of this piece can be viewed at https://weekherald.com/2018/04/13/assetmark-inc-has-12-96-million-holdings-in-unitedhealth-group-unh.html. The FCF Score of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated is 0.911600. Barbara Oil has 1.62% invested in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). 9,215 are owned by Boys Arnold And. Allen Capital Group LLC acquired a new stake in shares of UnitedHealth Group in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $623,000. Farmers Bankshares holds 0.5% of its portfolio in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) for 1,400 shares. It also increased its holding in Ibm Corp (NYSE:IBM) by 6,600 shares in the quarter, for a total of 27,500 shares, and has risen its stake in Cia De Minas Buena. Legacy Advisors LLC now owns 801 shares of the healthcare conglomerate's stock valued at $176,000 after purchasing an additional 677 shares in the last quarter. EPS growth in past five years was 12.50% while EPS growth in next five years is projected to arrive at 15.79%.

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